Using Visual SourceSafe Integration
The Visual SourceSafe (VSS) integration in IntelliJ IDEA is a helpful tool to work with a Visual SourceSafe repository. IntelliJ IDEA implements the most frequently needed commands (Open Source Safe Explorer, Check In/Out, Add, Undo Checkout, Get Latest Version); Next, Previous, Rollback, Old text actions are available from the dedicated gutter bar in changed locations. Thus, the integration is not a complete substitute for the fully functional VSS client.
To use SourceSafe integration with IntelliJ IDEA, make sure that:
- Visual SourceSafe client is installed.
- The following limitations to the VSS options are observed in the SourceSafe Options dialog box: